The Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust First Year Doctoral Awards

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: First year of full-time study towards a PhD or named Doctorate at the University of Auckland
Closing date: 9 April
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: Up to 5
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $11,000

The Awards were established in 2015 and are funded by the Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust. From 2016, the University of Auckland will administer the Awards on behalf of the Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust for University of Auckland applicants.
The main purpose of the Awards is to assist women graduates currently enrolled in their first year of full-time study at the University of Auckland towards a PhD or named doctorate.
These Awards are also open to eligible students from other approved institutions in the Auckland area, who should apply using the application form available from the website:


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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